Kemal felt that he served as the most loyal and fearless of all Dierguth's creatures. Feeling betrayed, he turned on Nightbay in a flurry of spells and curses. Following the deadly struggle, Nightbay proved victorious - but not without cost. The youngest Lich Lord, Frasys was caught in the midst of the spells' crossfire and killed. As a result, Nightbay permanently lost the sight in his left eye, but huddled at his feet, writhing in pain, begging for mercy, lay Kemal.